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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 15' South, Longitude: 59° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.78 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.1"994.92 miwest0° 11' 51.0"13.57 minorth995.20 mi
24 hours12° 28' 30.5"857.87 mieast4° 47' 30.1"329.27 minorth921.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 2:00 AM474 km295 miles256 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaThu 4:00 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmEast E
Port LouisThu 2:00 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisThu 2:00 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuThu 1:00 AM1813 km1127 miles979 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniThu 1:00 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoThu 1:00 AM1905 km1183 miles1028 nmSouthwest SW
MaleThu 3:00 AM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamThu 1:00 AM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramThu 3:30 AM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNortheast NE
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